Enameled blue gray and fine gold decor depicting a naked woman sitting. Height: 3.8 cm / diameter: 13 x 13.2 cm. Unique piece signed on the reverse capped \In perfect state of conservation, no crack on the body nor dégrenures (see photos).Similar decorations are reproduced in the book \Edouard cazaux is a sculptor sculptor and ceramist French, who grew up in a family of potters of the Basque country. He participated in many exhibitions from 1922, including the famous salon of the artists decorators and the exhibition of modern ceramists, where he is noticed by many critics of the time. He is thus known collectors on an international level. He is distinguished by his ability to renew the forms of his ceramics, the variety of his techniques and styles. He adapts the decor, geometric or figurative, to the shape of the support. The 1920s are those of his collaboration with publishing houses (Arthur Goldscheider, \As for its unique pieces, they are sold by the Géo Rouard Gallery as well as by the large depot of the Rue Drouot. Complete artist, he also creates models in plaster for the diffusion of glassware with david gueron, founder of the crystal works of Compiegne.
It goes more towards earthenware than bright colors, gold and platinum. He develops the setting of copper red and the beautiful emerald green while his research on other colors continue. His sources of inspiration and his techniques evolve with time.He devoted himself to the mythological or the very colorful past with the scenes of Bacchanalia, the sirens, the centaurs, Venus at his toilet, the flute players. He also draws his inspiration from Persian ceramics with gazelles, horses or even wonderful birds. He exploits the traditional popular themes of his region with Basque festivals, fandango dancers, colorful subjects expressing joy and lust. He is also interested in the Far East, but also in Negro art as well as popular utility ceramics. The Christian references and the gold background, symbol of the divine, intervene throughout his life.
His work is recognized worldwide and is present in many museums and in many private collections. The seller is \This item can be shipped to the following country: France.